Substances to Watch Out For When Fixing Up an Old House

So you have just moved in to your gorgeous new home – new for you, but not for the neighbourhood.  Of course, when moving in to a new place, you are going to take steps to truly make the place your own, including getting rid of flaking paint, expanding old rooms, or opening up walls to insert new piping or ...


How to Prevent Mold and Mildew in Your Home

It should come as no surprise that our main goal here at Clean Air Toronto is to make sure that the air inside your home or place of business is clean and safe to breathe. Even though a lot of attention is paid to asbestos, smoke, and chemicals that can bring down your indoor air quality, there are some other ...


Asbestos Is Canada’s Leading Cause of Workplace Death

If you work in an office, then it is safe to say that you spend a lot of your time indoors. Recent reports and eye-opening research done in the past few years has shown just how important the quality of air is inside the place that you work. Even more startling is the fact that despite all of the warnings ...


Federal Government Remains Strict on Asbestos

The health risks associated with asbestos are as well-known as they are severe. That being said, until recently the government characterized the most common form of it, Chrysotile, in a different way. This was in an attempt to downplay the risks. Pressure from medical health experts paved way for changes. This only further drives home the dangers of this substance ...